I'm One of the Attorneys Suing Spotify. And Here's Why the Music Modernization Act Makes Little Sense.

My law firm currently represents multiple songwriters and publishers in copyright litigation against Spotify that, in total, involve approximately 2,500 musical compositions. The allegations are that Spotify built a multi-billion dollar business with no assets other than the songs available on its digital platform, but without building the infrastructure needed to ensure that songs appearing […]

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XXXTentacion Calls Those Who Keep Dragging Lil Peep "F**king Weak"

XXXTentacion, despite being under strict house arrest following his release from prison in December, has been full hot takes that he continues to publish on social media. Be it about those who he thinks are trying to do him harm or some his fellow rappers, XXX’s opinion is always a polarizing one in the court […]

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This Blockchain-Powered Smart Speaker Pays Artists When You Clap

Can Volareo truly spark a revolution in the music industry?  Or will it end up as yet another generic blockchain ‘solution’? Can blockchain technology truly revolutionize the music industry?  Some people think so. To tackle the music industry’s widespread database and payout problems, blockchain startup Blokur raised $1.2 million in funding last September.  The company represents […]

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SoundCloud Suddenly Sounds Like Crap, Producer Alleges

A new controversy could harm SoundCloud’s chances remaining a ble streaming music alternative for music fans. SoundCloud didn’t have a stellar 2017. Due to a lack a sustainable business model, the streaming music platform faced the threat bankruptcy.  Multiple top executives jumped ship early last year as the company struggled to raise enough money to […]

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Twin Peaks’ Matthew Lillard on the Gruesome Fate of His Character

Spoilers below for episode 11 Twin Peaks: The Return. In Sunday’s episode Twin Peaks: The Return, Buckhorn’s resident high-school principal, noted adulterer, and supernatural blogging enthusiast meets his brutal demise at the hands a “woodsman.” The death Bill Hastings is a bummer, to say the least: Matthew Lillard proved to be a perfect addition to […]

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James Harden Blasts NBA’s Two-Ref Officiating Crew After Loss To Celtics

Prior to last night’s showdown between the Houston Rockets and Boston Celtics, referee Mark Lindsay hurt his back during pregame warm-ups and was unable to work the game. That left only two ficials, Tony Brothers and Gediminas Petraitis, to call the game short-handed which was an unacceptable alternative according to James Harden. RELATED: Amazon To Sell LiAngelo […]

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Dave Chappelle Will Drop Two Netflix Specials on New Year's Eve

Dave Chappelle is delivering not one but two comedy specials on New Years Eve on Netflix, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The veteran comedian announced back in November that he was releasing his third comedy special for the streaming network — titled Dave Chappelle: Equanimity — on Dec. 31. Now he added a fourth stand-up […]

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Gorillaz Will Be Dropping An Album In 2018

Gorillaz released their fifth studio album Humanz in April and it was quite the treat for fans since their last release was in 2010. Their latest 20-track project boasted features from Little Simz, Pusha T, Danny Brown, Vince Staples, and D.R.A.M. to name a few.  RELATED: Here Are Wale, Gorillaz & Mary J. Blige’s First Week Sales Projections One […]

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